The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 176 191 192
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 32 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the General category 1.51% 0.84% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 11
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2118 2144 1788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.55% 38.84% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1692 1522
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the West Midlands region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 12 £32,000 - 5
Worcestershire - 11 £28,500 -
Birmingham +14 7 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Warwickshire +5 1 £45,000 -
Coventry -3 1 £37,000 -22.10%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 41 (68.33%) SQL
2 29 (48.33%) Oracle
3 25 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 24 (40.00%) .NET
5 20 (33.33%) Degree
6 17 (28.33%) Information Management
6 17 (28.33%) WinForms
6 17 (28.33%) Windows
7 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
8 14 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
8 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
8 14 (23.33%) WCF
8 14 (23.33%) WF
9 13 (21.67%) SOA
10 12 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (16.67%) Aerospace
11 10 (16.67%) Automotive
11 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
12 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
12 7 (11.67%) Web Development
12 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
12 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
12 7 (11.67%) HTML
12 7 (11.67%) C#

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) IBM Notes
1 7 (11.67%) Lotus Domino
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) CATIA
1 3 (5.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 3 (5.00%) Doxygen
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.67%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.67%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) QlikView
5 1 (1.67%) OLAP
5 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 10 (16.67%) Automotive
2 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Electronics
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Finance
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Software Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Senior Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (20.00%) DBA
5 8 (13.33%) Systems Developer
6 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Design Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Software Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) .NET
2 17 (28.33%) WinForms
3 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
3 14 (23.33%) WCF
3 14 (23.33%) WF
3 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.67%) CSS
4 7 (11.67%) HTML
5 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.33%) J2EE
5 2 (3.33%) Struts
6 1 (1.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.00%) VHDL
3 3 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.33%) FMCG
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Information Management
2 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) SOA
4 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
5 7 (11.67%) Web Development
6 6 (10.00%) CAD
7 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.00%) Validation
7 3 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.33%) System Testing
9 1 (1.67%) Information Architecture
9 1 (1.67%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.67%) Logistics
9 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.67%) Content Management
9 1 (1.67%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL
9 1 (1.67%) CRM
9 1 (1.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) SQL
2 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
3 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) C#
5 6 (10.00%) C
6 5 (8.33%) COBOL
7 3 (5.00%) Java
7 3 (5.00%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.67%) VB6
8 1 (1.67%) ABAP
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Lotus
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (5.00%) SolidWorks
4 3 (5.00%) EMC
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
Tipton
Huxley Associates
Salary: £52000 - £54000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Apex International
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + uncapped, individual commission
Posted: 17 days ago
Staffordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 25 days ago